Researchers

Marco SETTE

Ricercatore Confermato SSD: BIO/10 BiochimicaStanza: F0 – 12
Telefono: (+39) 06 7259 4424 Sito web: BioNMR group
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Biographical Info

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
DIPLOMA
1988: Degree in Biological Sciences. University of Rome “Tor Vergata”.
1993: Dottorato (Italian PhD) in Molecular and Cellular Biology. University of Rome “Tor Vergata”. Title of thesis: Structural determination of metalloproteins by NMR.
2013: Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches (HDR).
Title of the thesis: NMR studies of metalloproteins, nucleic acids and other natural compounds.
2014: Qualification for professor in France, Section 64, Biochimie et Biologie Moléculaire.
2018: Qualification for professor in France, Section 64, Biochimie et Biologie MoléculaireResearch Interest.
TEACHING ACTIVITY
Course on Structural Bioinformatics; master in Chemistry.
Course on NMR in Nanotechnologies; master in Chemistry for Nano-engineering.
RESEARCH ACTIVITY
Studies on biomolecules and cellular systems by means of different spectroscopic techniques, in particular Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, and bioinformatics tools.
Recent research activity includes the study of DNA conformational changes, the interaction of prokaryotic protein H-NS with its target DNA and structural studies on antimicrobial peptides and their interaction with lipopolysaccharides.